Coming in the Winter 2017 issue of THIS ENGLAND
From a spectacular house designed by artist Grayson Perry to lightships, forts and one of the oldest purpose-built cinemas in England, Essex is a county packed with history and mystery.
IN SEARCH OF LAWRENCE OF ARABIA
A journey around Dorset on the trail of one of England’s most enigmatic and inspirational heroes.
A ROYAL ALBUM
As the Queen and the Duke of Edinburgh celebrate their 70th wedding anniversary, we pay tribute in photographs and look back at their life together.
TRAMS INTO TOWN
For a boy growing up in the city in the 1950s, a ride on one of Sheffield’s trams provided an unforgettable experience. With a collection of nostalgic photographs as illustrations, our writer recalls some memorable outings.
IN ENGLAND — NOW!
If you want to commission a new one or have a childhood favourite that needs restoring to its former glory, the Tetbury Rocking Horse Works in Gloucestershire is the place to go. We observe the skill and craftsmanship at first hand.
DO YOU BELIEVE IN FAIRIES?
From “A Midsummer Night’s Dream” and “Puck of Pook’s Hill” to the tiny dancing figures photographed by two schoolgirls at Cottingley in 1917, the Little People flit in and out of English history, literature and legend. Plus...regular features including Post Box, Notes from a Cottage Garden, London Pride, A Royal History of England, Nelson’s Column, etc.